Instructables: exploring - technology - easy - arduino http://www.instructables.com Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:11:46 PST BLOX v1.01 Control an arduino project through a customisable android / Iphone app with Blynk and Wemos D1: THE 2016 SUPER NOOB FRIENDLY WAY http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-2016-SUPER-NOOB-FRIENDLY-WAY-Control-an-Arduin/
Control an arduino project through a customisable android / Iphone app with Blynk and Wemos D1: THE 2016 SUPER NOOB FRIENDLY WAY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/3RRA/IJIZ6ZXP/FJA3RRAIJIZ6ZXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/3RRA/IJIZ6ZXP/FJA3RRAIJIZ6ZXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/3RRA/IJIZ6ZXP/FJA3RRAIJIZ6ZXP.SMALL.jpg Ruben Marc Speybrouck The aim of this instructable is to teach you how to create wifi connected arduino projects the simplest and fastest way possible. If you want to make an arduino project that you can control from your smartphone and that only costed 4 eurs in hardware, then this project is for you! Do not rely on old...
By: Ruben Marc Speybrouck

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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 09:17:47 PST
Peek-a-boo Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/Peek-a-boo-Dragon-Sorry-This-Post-Is-Still-Under-C/
Peek-a-boo Dragon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/L315/IJIX4J7X/FD3L315IJIX4J7X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/L315/IJIX4J7X/FD3L315IJIX4J7X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/L315/IJIX4J7X/FD3L315IJIX4J7X.SMALL.jpg asteneker Hey everyone!For school we had a project for the Arduino and this is my end result for it! I'd love to share on how I created this and hopefully others will try so as well. Who knows. I will try to explain this project the best I can seeing I am not a pro with technology. My excuses on that part!But...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:00:58 PST
Cardboard Box Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Box-Clock/
Cardboard Box Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/YLTM/IJHJSBCI/F0JYLTMIJHJSBCI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/YLTM/IJHJSBCI/F0JYLTMIJHJSBCI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/YLTM/IJHJSBCI/F0JYLTMIJHJSBCI.SMALL.jpg Maker Spark Here's how you can create an easy cardboard clock with arduino. You will need:-RTC Module for arduino, e.g. DS1302 or DS1307-Seven segment display digits-Jumper cables-Cardboard Box (or any other suitable container) Using the RTC module RTC stands for real time clock. This low-power board has an ...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 09:47:10 PST
Line Follower Robot Without Arduino or Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Line-Follower-Robot-Without-Arduino-or-Microcontro/
Line Follower Robot Without Arduino or Microcontroller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/7RXM/IJHJQJ1X/FVW7RXMIJHJQJ1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/7RXM/IJHJQJ1X/FVW7RXMIJHJQJ1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/7RXM/IJHJQJ1X/FVW7RXMIJHJQJ1X.SMALL.jpg monusuthar2016 Here I explained a line follower robot without any microcontroller or Arduino. This is very simple project for beginners. Here you have need not to use any programming knowledge. so lets try it .... Collect the material 1. Two IR sensor2. Two Dc geared motor 100/150 RPM3. one Chessis 4. Two wheel...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 04:25:10 PST
VLC Media Player control using IR remote http://www.instructables.com/id/VLC-Media-Player-Control-Using-IR-Remote/
VLC Media Player control using IR remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/CY9U/IJG26JQB/FHQCY9UIJG26JQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/CY9U/IJG26JQB/FHQCY9UIJG26JQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/CY9U/IJG26JQB/FHQCY9UIJG26JQB.SMALL.jpg ManojM21 Hi guys, this instructable is for all those who want to control your VLC media player or control your laptop with an IR remote or make a wireless keyboard out of the IR remote.You can use this to play,pause,increase and decrease volume, increase and decrease speed of the video and stop and play from...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:19:09 PST
SMART POWER SAVER http://www.instructables.com/id/SMART-POWER-SAVER/
SMART POWER SAVER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/08IU/IJG26UYM/FQV08IUIJG26UYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/08IU/IJG26UYM/FQV08IUIJG26UYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/08IU/IJG26UYM/FQV08IUIJG26UYM.SMALL.jpg ManojM21 This project of mine is to successfully reduce the powerconsumption in our home and thus save energy and reduce electricity bills. I was inspired to think of this project due to the rising electricity rates. I had always wondered why the electricity bills at our home used to be very less when compar...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:10:36 PST
Arduino decimal counter with 7 segment display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Decimal-Counter-With-7-Segment-Display/
Arduino decimal counter with 7 segment display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/VLLL/IJG00ZFQ/FMWVLLLIJG00ZFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/VLLL/IJG00ZFQ/FMWVLLLIJG00ZFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/VLLL/IJG00ZFQ/FMWVLLLIJG00ZFQ.SMALL.jpg PavlosS Using an arduino uno and a seven segment display we are going to make a very simple and basic circuit that counts from 0 up to 9 and repeats until you turn it off. Stuff that we'll need Arduino UNO 220 Ω resistor 7-segment display (I am using a common anode one) 10 jumper wires Connecting th...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 06:48:19 PST
Arduino IR Password lock DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-IR-Password-Lock-DIY/
Arduino IR Password lock DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/6G06/IJG49AM3/FUB6G06IJG49AM3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/6G06/IJG49AM3/FUB6G06IJG49AM3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/6G06/IJG49AM3/FUB6G06IJG49AM3.SMALL.jpg ajithgopi So it's the time for an upgrade. Let's make a IR remote password lock! You can even use this to control your room's door lock with a password. You can connect the LED wires to a servo motor to do so, I'll make a tutorial later about it. This is a simple and easy project even absolute beginners can ...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 08:08:00 PST
Hack a TV remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-TV-Remote/
Hack a TV remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/B0HL/IJ352WYQ/FCYB0HLIJ352WYQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/B0HL/IJ352WYQ/FCYB0HLIJ352WYQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/B0HL/IJ352WYQ/FCYB0HLIJ352WYQ.SMALL.jpg GoRotics In this instructable i will show you how you can hack your TV remote and to make it work as per your desire!Hope you like it. Watch the video! Parts Required 1. Arduino UNO/NANO (or any other commpatible board)2. IR reciever ( i used SM0038)3.A TV remote4. Breadboard5.Connecting wires7. LED ...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 03:20:37 PST
Solder Arduino Header Pins Easily http://www.instructables.com/id/Solder-Arduino-Header-Pins-Easily/
Solder Arduino Header Pins Easily - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/A3CQ/IJ3GIRVH/F00A3CQIJ3GIRVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/A3CQ/IJ3GIRVH/F00A3CQIJ3GIRVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/A3CQ/IJ3GIRVH/F00A3CQIJ3GIRVH.SMALL.jpg Akinventor While I have seen and tried many methods of soldering header pins, this is the most basic, yet best way to solder them. Feel free to adapt, modify, or add to this method in any way. :) Materials required: Header pinsBreadboard (Tip: Do not use this a bread cutting board. Don't ask.)Tinned soldering ...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 18:10:55 PST
LED COP LIGHTS USING ARDUINO! http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-COP-LIGHTS-USING-ARDUINO/
LED COP LIGHTS USING ARDUINO! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/WDKJ/IIUON40F/FYMWDKJIIUON40F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/WDKJ/IIUON40F/FYMWDKJIIUON40F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/WDKJ/IIUON40F/FYMWDKJIIUON40F.SMALL.jpg GoRotics Here's a video showing cop lights in action. Components Required Micro controller(I used arduino Uno)BreadboardRed LED's(Or any colour you like)Blue LED'sConnecting wiresThats allNow lets start working :) Making the connections Here is a circuit diagram,its not necessary to explain this its s...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 22:34:37 PST
Make a RC Car You Can Control With Any Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-RC-Car-You-Can-Control-With-Any-Remote/
Make a RC Car You Can Control With Any Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/Y64X/IIT755Z9/FZCY64XIIT755Z9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/Y64X/IIT755Z9/FZCY64XIIT755Z9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/Y64X/IIT755Z9/FZCY64XIIT755Z9.SMALL.jpg Laurens-Wuyts In this instructables, I'm going to show you how you can make an easy car you can make yourself.The best thing about this car is that, with slight modification, you can control it with almost any remote control you can imagineFor example, you can control it using:An App (Which I will show you soon ;...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 09:29:51 PST
Cheap 7 segment clock (cardboard clock) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-7-Segment-Clock-cardboard-Clock/
Cheap 7 segment clock (cardboard clock) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/1Y9G/IIT503SU/FMT1Y9GIIT503SU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/1Y9G/IIT503SU/FMT1Y9GIIT503SU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/1Y9G/IIT503SU/FMT1Y9GIIT503SU.SMALL.jpg Qu4l1ty Hey everyone! I build "screen" from cardboard, and i want to show how to make it. It has 4 digits and between them is two dot. It´s very cheap, and you need only 30 leds, cardboard and some transistors. If you want to do something without using lot of money, this is good project for you :) Lets begi...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 05:55:13 PST
FM Radio With Si4703 Breakout Board, LCD and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/FM-Radio-With-Si4703-Breakout-Board-LCD-and-Arduin/
FM Radio With Si4703 Breakout Board, LCD and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/WANF/IIGEBR7U/FKEWANFIIGEBR7U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/WANF/IIGEBR7U/FKEWANFIIGEBR7U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/WANF/IIGEBR7U/FKEWANFIIGEBR7U.SMALL.jpg lb_20 This project is just a small part of a bigger project I have been working on for the past couple of years (on and off). The background to this project is that a couple years back, I found a modern jukebox (iPod connection, AM/FM radio, CD player...) which had been dumped across the road from my hous...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 07:26:12 PST
Arduino Music Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Music-Box-1/
Arduino Music Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/UOIK/IHI1JTJ2/F3TUOIKIHI1JTJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/UOIK/IHI1JTJ2/F3TUOIKIHI1JTJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/UOIK/IHI1JTJ2/F3TUOIKIHI1JTJ2.SMALL.jpg LukasCDesigns The Arduino Music Box is based on one of the first ever projects for the Arduino and that the the piezo(a speaker) that is tiny and that just connects to the breadboard.In this project I a going to use a old pair of speaker that I actually got for free at a event.This is a really easy project for be...
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 06:54:14 PST
Arduino Temperature Monitor and Visual LED Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Temperature-Monitor-and-Visual-LED-Meter/
Arduino Temperature Monitor and Visual LED Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/HORU/IHI1JQTT/FS7HORUIHI1JQTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/HORU/IHI1JQTT/FS7HORUIHI1JQTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/HORU/IHI1JQTT/FS7HORUIHI1JQTT.SMALL.jpg LukasCDesigns This is a really fun Arduino project that will read the temperature, send it to the Serial Monitor in Arduino IDE and according to the temperature it will adjust the number of LEDs that light up. It is really easy to put together and the programming part does need some skill,but I have provided the ...
By: LukasCDesigns

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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 06:38:11 PST
Easy BLE button http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-BLE-button/
Easy BLE button - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/BJDW/IHHLAWGO/FPFBJDWIHHLAWGO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/BJDW/IHHLAWGO/FPFBJDWIHHLAWGO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/BJDW/IHHLAWGO/FPFBJDWIHHLAWGO.SMALL.gif abue172 This instructable will show the steps to build a BLE button. What will you need Azufier (view my last post for more information) Simple Button Shield Mac iOS Device Making Button Shield Building Azufier's Shield is not so hard that you think.Buy a mini size ProtoBoard(like this one ), and...
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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 06:13:14 PST
Arduino Bluetooth Controled RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bluetooth-Controled-RC-Car/
Arduino Bluetooth Controled RC Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/BN0N/IHGJXG0X/FCOBN0NIHGJXG0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/BN0N/IHGJXG0X/FCOBN0NIHGJXG0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/BN0N/IHGJXG0X/FCOBN0NIHGJXG0X.SMALL.jpg scamerman In this instructable I am going to show you how to make Bluetooth controled car with 2 DC motors. Materials Materials:1.2x DC motor2.L298N (motor controler)3.Arduino Uno (or clone)4.HC-05 (bluetooth module) Chassis Editing I cut off Middle plastic part and replaced it with wood, then I added 4...
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 16:21:44 PST
play mp3 with your arduino (easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/play-mp3-with-your-arduino-easy/
play mp3 with your arduino (easy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/DSU4/IH3R31EP/F62DSU4IH3R31EP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/DSU4/IH3R31EP/F62DSU4IH3R31EP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/DSU4/IH3R31EP/F62DSU4IH3R31EP.SMALL.jpg wout.vandenreeck You can play mp3 files with your arduino!you only need a ethernet shield and a micro sd card! Materials you only need these things:-micro sd -shield with sd card slot -speaker's -arduino(i used a uno) -some wire's How? Watch this video for the instructions on how to connect everything. Code ...
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Tue, 17 Nov 2015 11:27:27 PST
Easy Android display for Arduino with Torque App http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Android-display-for-Arduino-with-Torque-App/
Easy Android display for Arduino with Torque App - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/V070/IGTAT728/FIXV070IGTAT728.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/V070/IGTAT728/FIXV070IGTAT728.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/V070/IGTAT728/FIXV070IGTAT728.SMALL.jpg niekvanprooijen For a long time I struggled with displaying Arduino data on an Android phone. I tried the MEGA ADK, but it is quite hard to work with. I tried the play store apps, but they cannot display data from an own program.So, time to make and hack. In my car I use an ELM327 Bluetooth adapter in combination w...
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 07:58:22 PST
SUMO : Smart Pulse Monitor ( A Low Cost Smart ECG ) http://www.instructables.com/id/SUMO-Smart-Pulse-Monitor-A-Low-Cost-Smart-ECG-/
SUMO : Smart Pulse Monitor ( A Low Cost Smart ECG ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SMALL.jpg Geeve George Hello Everyone,I'm Geeve George a 15 year old Maker/Electronics Hobbyist.I love Computer Vision , Android Development and Algorithm Design.I am currently in 11th Grade Computer Science Student at Little Rock Indian School. :) Find more about me at : www.geevegeorge.co.vu.What is Electrocardiography...
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 12:53:55 PST
remote controlled robotic arm http://www.instructables.com/id/remote-controlled-robotic-arm/
remote controlled robotic arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IPVH/IGJAREWN/FPKIPVHIGJAREWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IPVH/IGJAREWN/FPKIPVHIGJAREWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IPVH/IGJAREWN/FPKIPVHIGJAREWN.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This is a guide to make a Remote controlled robotic arm (6DOF) or just to control some servos on something.You can use a normal IR TV remote to control the servos on a mechanical robotic arm. there is 17 buttons on the remote I used but I only used the 12 buttons on the bottom. 2 buttons for one se...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 08:06:44 PST
What is PWM? http://www.instructables.com/id/What-is-PWM/
What is PWM? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/E50Z/IG9OP6YB/F1NE50ZIG9OP6YB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/E50Z/IG9OP6YB/F1NE50ZIG9OP6YB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/E50Z/IG9OP6YB/F1NE50ZIG9OP6YB.SMALL.jpg wout.vandenreeck PWM or pulse width modulation. But what does that mean? Watch the video! First of all watch the video. I explain everything in the video! to watch click right HERE ! Code? you need to write the code yourself this time! why? because this is the way you learn! don't be scared it's verry easy! ...
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 11:58:41 PDT
ARDUINO PIR Motion Detector With 16X2 LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-PIR-Motion-Detector-With-16X2-LCD/
ARDUINO PIR Motion Detector With 16X2 LCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/LVEY/IG3YYZM6/F2YLVEYIG3YYZM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/LVEY/IG3YYZM6/F2YLVEYIG3YYZM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/LVEY/IG3YYZM6/F2YLVEYIG3YYZM6.SMALL.jpg abhirooprobotics This is a simple project for beginners who have just started using Arduino.This project uses a PIR Motion Sensor and a 16X2 LCD Module to display when the motion was detected and when the motion stopped.So,just follow the steps to make this project. PARTS Required The parts required are:-1. 1 X A...
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 00:19:53 PDT
Blink multiple Leds at different rates, 1 Function, No Delay http://www.instructables.com/id/Blink-multiple-Leds-1-Function-No-Delay/
Blink multiple Leds at different rates, 1 Function, No Delay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/NCI6/IG5EGSKN/FTLNCI6IG5EGSKN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/NCI6/IG5EGSKN/FTLNCI6IG5EGSKN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/NCI6/IG5EGSKN/FTLNCI6IG5EGSKN.SMALL.jpg FabrizioP In this Instructables we will go step-by-step from the standard BlinkWithoutDelay sketch to a single function that we can recall for every leds we have.Required: Arduino Board Arduino IDE installed at least 2 Leds 2 Current Limiting Resistors Breadboard and Jumper WiresIf you want just to read ...
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 08:42:44 PDT
DoorMe: Smartphone Controlled Keyless Entry For Dorm Rooms http://www.instructables.com/id/DoorMe-Smartphone-Controlled-Keyless-Entry-For-Dor/
DoorMe: Smartphone Controlled Keyless Entry For Dorm Rooms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/TX38/IFY9C0IZ/F9KTX38IFY9C0IZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/TX38/IFY9C0IZ/F9KTX38IFY9C0IZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/TX38/IFY9C0IZ/F9KTX38IFY9C0IZ.SMALL.jpg NicolasBarrows This project is for you if...A) you have ever accidentally locked your keys in your dorm room or apartment, much to the frustration of your personal pride and/or roommate and/or locksmith.B) you are looking for an inexpensive keyless entry system.C) your dorm/apartment building (like many) doesn't a...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 12:24:41 PDT
Get Started with ESP8266 Using AT Commands, NodeMCU, or Arduino (ESP-12E) http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Started-with-ESP8266-Using-AT-Commands-NodeMCU/
Get Started with ESP8266 Using AT Commands, NodeMCU, or Arduino (ESP-12E) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/LMHF/IFR641OO/FZYLMHFIFR641OO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/LMHF/IFR641OO/FZYLMHFIFR641OO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/LMHF/IFR641OO/FZYLMHFIFR641OO.SMALL.jpg acrobotic This Instructable will show you the steps needed to get started with the ESP8266 using a fantastic little development board for the ESP-12E module. The board includes everything needed including a USB to Serial adapter, surface-mount LED, and voltage regulator. In addition, it is easily mountable ...
By: acrobotic

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Tue, 13 Oct 2015 17:30:34 PDT
5 min Soldering Iron Base http://www.instructables.com/id/5-min-Soldering-Iron-Base/
5 min Soldering Iron Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/TDRL/IE7J7MPR/FAITDRLIE7J7MPR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/TDRL/IE7J7MPR/FAITDRLIE7J7MPR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/TDRL/IE7J7MPR/FAITDRLIE7J7MPR.SMALL.jpg oliveira.igorm This is a simple and easy to make base for a soldering iron made in about 5 minutes or less! Materials You will only need:●A 4x2 wooden block●A metal spring (I got mine from an umbrella) ●3 cable clips/nails And a hammer as the only tool. Hammering All you have to do is hammer the cable clips...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 15:33:06 PDT
Another Easier Inverted Pendulum Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Easier-Inverted-Pendulum/
Another Easier Inverted Pendulum Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/O8WZ/IE42QXAJ/F7UO8WZIE42QXAJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/O8WZ/IE42QXAJ/F7UO8WZIE42QXAJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/O8WZ/IE42QXAJ/F7UO8WZIE42QXAJ.SMALL.jpg ArduinoDeXXX This is an improved version of my earlier instructable titled "A Simple and Very Easy Inverted Pendulum Balancing Robot". There are four advantages in this version. Easier to get a material Fewer materials needed Simpler program to balance itself Higher stability in b...
By: ArduinoDeXXX

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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 05:54:31 PDT
DIY Digital Compass (for your car) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Digital-Compass-for-your-car/
DIY Digital Compass (for your car) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/8Q8H/IDFW9NO7/FHS8Q8HIDFW9NO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/8Q8H/IDFW9NO7/FHS8Q8HIDFW9NO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/8Q8H/IDFW9NO7/FHS8Q8HIDFW9NO7.SMALL.jpg DaAwesomeP I'm astounded that some cars don't have a digital compass always visible. You either have to launch the navigation app each time which may even disappear when you adjust the radio. In this project, you'll create a digital compass that can be powered by by the cigarette lighter or another source (bat...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 15:51:15 PDT
Arduino line follower [EASY & AWESOME] http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-line-follower-EASY-AWESOME/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 07:17:47 PDT
Prank Vibrating Mint Tin - Code it Yourself! http://www.instructables.com/id/Prank-Vibrating-Mint-Tin-Code-it-Yourself/
Prank Vibrating Mint Tin - Code it Yourself! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/9878/IDBHWROR/F379878IDBHWROR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/9878/IDBHWROR/F379878IDBHWROR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/9878/IDBHWROR/F379878IDBHWROR.SMALL.jpg AlexFW In this instructable we build an extremely amusing prank mint box that vibrates and makes tons of noise when either opened or just picked up. It is pretty easy to do, and chances are you have most of the parts already lying around your house if you're into electronics. Let's get started, shall we? ...
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 04:21:46 PDT
Control a LCD with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-a-LCD-with-Arduino/
Control a LCD with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/CNRI/ID77MNHX/FT0CNRIID77MNHX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/CNRI/ID77MNHX/FT0CNRIID77MNHX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/CNRI/ID77MNHX/FT0CNRIID77MNHX.SMALL.jpg officialKiduino Here's all the code for ya!// All rights reserved :) Kiduino#include LiquidCrystal lcd(12, 11, 5, 4, 3, 2);void setup() { lcd.begin(16, 2); }void loop() { lcd.print("hey guys"); delay(2000); lcd.clear(); lcd.print("today im"); delay(2000); lcd.clear(); lcd.print("gonna show you"); ...
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 08:34:41 PDT
How to deal with 4 digit 7 segment display http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-deal-with-4-digit-7-segment-display/
How to deal with 4 digit 7 segment display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/TSEN/ICRXM9RX/F93TSENICRXM9RX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/TSEN/ICRXM9RX/F93TSENICRXM9RX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/TSEN/ICRXM9RX/F93TSENICRXM9RX.SMALL.jpg ErangaG This is a basic 4 digit 7 segment display. this display have two types(common anode and common cathode). In this instructable I'm going to tell how to display charactors in this disply. I'm not using any other IC or controler circuit fro this project (Only Arduino UNO Bpard). Conecting pins to Ar...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 10:44:49 PDT
Atmel Startup 1: Atmel Studio and Programmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-1-Atmel-Studio-and-Programmer/
Atmel Startup 1: Atmel Studio and Programmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/0H3G/ICN7FYT6/F0P0H3GICN7FYT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/0H3G/ICN7FYT6/F0P0H3GICN7FYT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/0H3G/ICN7FYT6/F0P0H3GICN7FYT6.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015Installing Atmel Studio (AS) and a programmer embody the first steps [0] on the path to using an individual Atmel AVR Microcontroller unit MCU [1] as opposed to the MCU-on-a-board such as Arduino [2]. Here starts the journey, albeit rather short, through a series of ‘Startup’ Inst...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:20:34 PDT
Atmel Startup 2: Microcontroller Circuits and Fuses http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-2-Microcontroller-Circuits-and-Fuses/
Atmel Startup 2: Microcontroller Circuits and Fuses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LA44/ICN7FXU6/FVDLA44ICN7FXU6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LA44/ICN7FXU6/FVDLA44ICN7FXU6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LA44/ICN7FXU6/FVDLA44ICN7FXU6.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015 Circuits and Fuses constructs a simple but important circuit on an experimenter’s breadboard that will be used as the basic platform for many microcontroller projects and for setting the microcontroller parameters (i.e., fuses). As the second Instructable of the serie...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:16:09 PDT
Atmel Startup 3: Binky One – PORT, PIN, DDR and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-3-Binky-One-PORT-PIN-DDR-and-LED/
Atmel Startup 3: Binky One – PORT, PIN, DDR and LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015 Blinky One, the blinking LED, shows how to use the C/C++ language in Atmel Studio (AS) to control the Atmel MCU ports for input and output (i.e., IO) and reveals the ‘secret’ life of the Atmel PORT, PIN and DDR registers. Blinky One uses the circuit platform constructed for th...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:11:40 PDT
Atmel Startup 4: Blinky Two – Switches, Pull-Up Resistors and Bit Ops http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-4-Blinky-Two-Switches-Pull-Up-Resist/
Atmel Startup 4: Blinky Two – Switches, Pull-Up Resistors and Bit Ops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic Figure 1: Example switches that can use the MCU pull-up resisters, Front: Photo-resistor, photo-transistor, push button; Rear: example key pads. M. A. Parker c2015 Blinky Two demonstrates how the MCU can easily read the state of external switches, which includes push buttons and photo-switches, ...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:07:16 PDT
Atmel Startup 5: Lifeline http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-5-Lifeline/
Atmel Startup 5: Lifeline - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DYMA/ICN7FXET/F8YDYMAICN7FXET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DYMA/ICN7FXET/F8YDYMAICN7FXET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DYMA/ICN7FXET/F8YDYMAICN7FXET.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015 The Lifeline is a simple circuit based on the Atmel ATTiny2313A microcontroller unit (MCU) that functions as a substitute clock source for a target MCU rendered inoperative by wrongly set clock fuses. The project, meant to be easy but useful for the expert, continues ...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:02:52 PDT
Arduino Home Security Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Home-Security-Alarm/
Arduino Home Security Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/E28V/ICG2BJXC/FV6E28VICG2BJXC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/E28V/ICG2BJXC/FV6E28VICG2BJXC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/E28V/ICG2BJXC/FV6E28VICG2BJXC.SMALL.jpg da_sreester Basically what it does:This Home Security Alarm is fun beginner project that I did and it can detect something if there is any nearby object using the ultrasonic range sensor. If it does detect something given at a certain distance then it will activate the piezzo buzzer, and the LEDs; therefore, so...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 13:29:08 PDT
Arduino Motion Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Motion-Detector/
Arduino Motion Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/EZSK/IC6IDCXI/FA1EZSKIC6IDCXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/EZSK/IC6IDCXI/FA1EZSKIC6IDCXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/EZSK/IC6IDCXI/FA1EZSKIC6IDCXI.SMALL.jpg baraah The Screen Display To You "Motion Detector" Then Displaying My Name Then Displaying "Processing data"For Eight Seconds To Give You Time To Go a Way Hope You Like This Project : ) Parts List in this project you will need :1 : Arduino UNO 2 : P.I.R Sensor3 : 16 x 2 LCD Screen4 : Bread Board5 : Ju...
By: baraah

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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:59:30 PDT
Temperature And Light Sensor Data Logger http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-And-Light-Sensor-Data-Logger/
Temperature And Light Sensor Data Logger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/W27L/IC8X23NS/FVFW27LIC8X23NS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/W27L/IC8X23NS/FVFW27LIC8X23NS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/W27L/IC8X23NS/FVFW27LIC8X23NS.SMALL.jpg Digital Explorer In this tutorial I make a temperature and light sensor data logger with an Arduino so that I can test different locations for plants or places to sleep outside in the summer that don't get to much sun Things You Will Need 1 Arduino board1 Breadboard1 Photoresistor1 Temperature Sensor1 SD Card1 SD...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 05:43:48 PDT
Fast & Easy Simon game http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Easy-Simon/
Fast & Easy Simon game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/UIRW/IC0VDOBT/FP9UIRWIC0VDOBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/UIRW/IC0VDOBT/FP9UIRWIC0VDOBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/UIRW/IC0VDOBT/FP9UIRWIC0VDOBT.SMALL.jpg RonM9 NO Jumpers! NO Wires! NO Soldering! NO Breadboard!Thinking outside the Box.So you want to show off your micro-controller in concert with some add-on peripheral models really quickly, before friends or relative are on their way...Put together this Fast&Easy version of a Simon "repeat after me" ga...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 19:09:16 PDT
Transmitter/Receiver + Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/TransmitterReceiver-Arduino/
Transmitter/Receiver + Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/7W64/IBTEUMYD/FKJ7W64IBTEUMYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/7W64/IBTEUMYD/FKJ7W64IBTEUMYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/7W64/IBTEUMYD/FKJ7W64IBTEUMYD.SMALL.jpg chickeneater Every single RC (radio controlled) plane, boat, car, helicopter, drone, etc, contains a Transmitter and a Receiver. Most of the time you never the the receiver because it is in the vehicle while the transmitter is in your hands. In this tutorial I will reveal what a RC receiver looks like and how to...
By: chickeneater

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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 17:43:42 PDT
Using a 4 digit, 7 segment display, with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-4-digit-7-segment-display-with-arduino/
Using a 4 digit, 7 segment display, with arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/CZGZ/IBTF5EDQ/FZICZGZIBTF5EDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/CZGZ/IBTF5EDQ/FZICZGZIBTF5EDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/CZGZ/IBTF5EDQ/FZICZGZIBTF5EDQ.SMALL.jpg chickeneater In this tutorial I will be showing you how to use a 7 segment display with 4 digits using arduino. Some basic things I would like to point out is that this takes up almost all of the digital pins on the arduino uno, leonardo, the boards with 13 digital pins. Most displays have 12 breakout pins that ...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 10:11:01 PDT
Controlling a Stewart Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-a-Stewart-Platform/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 08:10:26 PDT
Make Buzzing Bottle Cap Bots for World Domination http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Buzzing-Bottle-Cap-Bots-for-World-Domination/
Make Buzzing Bottle Cap Bots for World Domination - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/Z01S/IAZZG92B/FF0Z01SIAZZG92B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/Z01S/IAZZG92B/FF0Z01SIAZZG92B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/Z01S/IAZZG92B/FF0Z01SIAZZG92B.SMALL.jpg AlexFW In this project we'll be making "stupid" swarm bots that can be assembled in less than 10 minutes and cost less than $5 per bot. They are also extremely easy to make as there is no coding involved, no microcontroller, and no advanced circuitry. Vibrating motors cause these robots to move around, an...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 18:35:38 PDT
Play a Game with a bare Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-a-Game-with-a-bare-Arduino/
Play a Game with a bare Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/76JI/IAMBYQIR/FWU76JIIAMBYQIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/76JI/IAMBYQIR/FWU76JIIAMBYQIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/76JI/IAMBYQIR/FWU76JIIAMBYQIR.SMALL.jpg RonM9 "Push-It" Interactive game using a bare Arduino board, no external parts or wiring needed.Push-It has two purposes. To quickly demonstrate/verify that your Arduino board works and that you are setup properly to download a new code sketch to it. You'll be able to see that it performs input and o...
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 15:02:29 PDT
Andee Sentry Gun with Annikken Andee http://www.instructables.com/id/Andee-Sentry-Gun-with-Annikken-Andee/
Andee Sentry Gun with Annikken Andee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/FTLJ/IAJNZSED/FLUFTLJIAJNZSED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/FTLJ/IAJNZSED/FLUFTLJIAJNZSED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/FTLJ/IAJNZSED/FLUFTLJIAJNZSED.SMALL.jpg Annikken Do you have a project that can control a missile system and laser with an Android or iOS device? We are not talking about the real missile systems, but our Andee Sentry Gun model that has 6 barrel of ammunition to unleash fire power on your next enemy!Download our Control Panel (Graphical User Inter...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 11:56:37 PDT
Project A.P.O.R.V http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-APORV/
Project A.P.O.R.V - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/YK4J/IA8WUIAO/FRCYK4JIA8WUIAO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/YK4J/IA8WUIAO/FRCYK4JIA8WUIAO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/YK4J/IA8WUIAO/FRCYK4JIA8WUIAO.SMALL.jpg Somel99 Intro:Dear Instructables readers and esteemed judges. Me and my project Partner have built a purpose built vehicle by using An Arduino and two continuous rotation servos. We are High School Students who made this as a end of the year project in our engineering class. Please keep this fact in mind wh...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:11:42 PDT